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News Release
Detectives Searching for Man After Machete Attack - 02/03/23

On February 3, 2023 shortly after 3:00 am Yamhill County Sheriff's Deputies responded to an assault call in the 300 block of 5th Street in the city of Amity.  Responding deputies learned that a man had attacked his brother with a machete.  The victim was taken via ambulance to a local hospital and then flown to a regional trauma center by LifeFlight.  The suspect fled prior to the arrival of law enforcement, and his whereabouts are currently unknown.  

Yamhill County Sheriff's Office Detectives are seeking assistance in locating the suspect, identified as Peter Darius Huber, age 33.  Peter Huber left driving a white 2007 Toyota Highlander with Oregon plate 148 NUE.

Yamhill County Sheriff's Office received assistance by Amity Fire Department, McMinnville Fire Department, and McMinnville Police Department and our partners with Yamhill Communications during the response to this incident.


Update-the vehicle and subject have been located in Portland.  Once detectives have details which can be released, additional information will be sent out.

Attached Media Files: Detectives Bulletin
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